13th International Symposium on Knappable Materials

General Information

Place and date

The 13th ISKM Congress will be held virtually in the city of Tarragona (Catalonia, Spain), between the 4th and 7th of October 2021 (from Monday to Thursday).

Due to the Covid-19 pandemic and the uncertainty it generates the organizing committee have proposed a second modality apart from the online: a hybrid model merging the online and in-person modes. Further information will be added next June.

Organizing entity of the congress

-          Institut Català de Paleoecologia Humana I Evolució Social (IPHES)

-          Universitat Rovira i Virgili (URV)

-          Madrid Institute for Advanced Study (MIAS)

-          Universidad Autónoma de Madrid (UAM)


Fees and categories for the conference*


Early bird*


Virtual regular registration

50 €

60 €

Virtual registration for student / unemployed

25 €

30 €

  • Payment feeds are opened from 1st May to 15th September.
  • * Early bird until 1st August
  • Registration deadline: 15th September
Payment feeds can be made by bank transfer or credit card through your privat area.


Publication of the congress

The articles that could be come out from the congress will be published in the Journal of Lithic Studies.